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National Education Policy

Karnataka Becomes First State To Implement National Education Policy

Aug 24, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, who attended the launch event virtually, hailed Karnataka for setting an example for other States to follow.

Whose Education Is It Anyway?

Aug 21, 2021 Sachin Shridhar

Why there is a rush to go abroad for the so-called 'Higher Education' by those who can afford it or very often by the hordes who have to stretch their parent’s resources to somehow manage to pay.

Engineering Courses Will Be Taught In Five Languages, Says PM Modi

PM Narendra Modi announced a number of initiatives in his address to the nation, marking completion of one year of the new National Education Policy (NEP)

Changing Role Of The Teacher In An Online Learning Environment

Feb 13, 2021

While the primary functions of the teacher as an educator, mentor and emotionally intelligent person remains, teachers should be well equipped to meet the challenges and aspirations of a digital student.

Covid Impact: Education Ministry Suggests Door-To-Door Survey To Enroll Students, Relaxation In Detention Norms

The ministry has also issued guidelines for offering support to students during the closure of schools and when they reopen.

02 December, 2020

Task Force For Mother Tongue Push In IITs, NITs

Prakash Kumar

Task force to talk to stakeholders and submit a report in a month.

17 November, 2020

New Education Policy Pushes India To Be Global Knowledge Superpower: Venkaiah Naidu


Policy can bring a paradigm shift in the entire education system, says Vice-President

19 October, 2020

Reforms Being Introduced In All Sectors To Ensure Growth: PM Modi


Addressing the centenary convocation of the University of Mysore, Prime Minister Modi said that the current decade is filled with opportunities for the country’s youth.

11 October, 2020

Indian Higher Education On Par With Global Standards: Education Minister Pokhriyal


Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal said that the country has a robust education system, equipped with high quality research facilities. He also claimed that National Education Policy 2020 has helped universities throughout the country to compete with international universities.

06 October, 2020

NEP’s Push for Multilingualism, A Gateway Of Opportunities

Karan Verma

With National Educational Policy, students will find it easier to get along with people across different cultures and languages.

01 October, 2020

Finding Gandhi In The National Education Policy 2020

Pooja Pandey

Mahatma Gandhi believed that the education system gave primacy to the mind and kept the body & spirit somewhere at the backburner.


11 September, 2020

Students In 2022 Will Study Under NEP's New Curricula: PM Modi

Prakash Kumar

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the National Education Policy's recommendations on foundational literacy and numeracy will be implemented as “a national mission.”

11 September, 2020

Marksheet Is 'Pressure Sheet' For Students And 'Prestige Sheet' For Parents: PM Modi


PM Modi said that NEP ( New Education Policy) aims to remove this pressure and make learning a fun-based and complete experience.

06 September, 2020

The Forgotten Students Of Detention Centres

Debargha Roy

Presently, there are six operational detention centres inside six jails of Assam. Education for the children inside such centres appears to be of less priority for the Government.

03 September, 2020

The Miss And The Match Of New Education Policy

Mahesh Bhangriya

The long awaited National Education Policy was an opportunity to break the pseudo not-for-profit hypocrisy that exists in the Indian education.

28 August, 2020

Would Like More Drastic Changes: Sadhguru On India's New Education Policy

Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev

In the education process introduced during the Birtish colonialism, the most important thing has been obedience, not intelligence or ingenuity, write Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev.

22 August, 2020

Teaching In Mother Tongue Not Mandatory Under NEP, Says Kasturirangan, The Mind Behind New Education Policy

Prakash Kumar

Though teaching in mother tongue is not necessary, Kasturirangan says there is scientific evidence that shows students learn better in the language they speak and understand.


22 August, 2020

National Education Policy: A Road Towards Reform Hurdled With Challenges

Kumar Kartikeya

The National Education Policy is undoubtedly one of the best education policies India has ever seen. But to sow the seed of this policy, some major tilling of the soil is essential.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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